Feature Stories

Hamaker: I wanted better schooling, a better education

Former schoolteacher says homeschool is the “better” option
When most people think of homeschool families, certain preconceptions tend to creep in. Anti-social and fashion-challenged. Huge families whose whole world exists inside four walls. In this occasional series for The Brandon Beacon, …

Bringing Home Dobby

By Jordyn Meck
 
Who doesn’t love puppies?  They’re cute little faces and playful personalities!  Recently, I was lucky enough to get a Chihuahua named “Dobby.”  He’s everything I could ever dream of, but before I got him, I sure did not …

Toccoa & Currahee: Explore the original nest of the Screamin’ Eagles

 Toccoa, Georgia hides history and fun in the Appalachian foothills
 By E. Adam Porter
 
Whether you know it as one of the “Top 200 towns for outdoorsmen” (Outdoor Life) or one of the “Top 100 hikes in America” (Backpacker), there is one …

DHS – “The Romeikes can stay!”

HSLSA–The Department of Homeland Security verbally informed Home School Legal Defense Association that the Romeike family is being granted indefinite deferred action status. The Department told HSLDA that this meant the order of removal would not be acted on and …

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